Dana D Johnson Art Scholarship (College of Communication and Fine Arts)

1. Sophomore, Junior or Senior.
2. Majoring in art with concentration in fine arts, art history, or art education within the Art Department.
3. Minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA.
4. Preference given to a student with exceptional portfolio work, if recipient is majoring in studio art.

Applicants for this scholarship must contact the College of Communication and Fine Arts at email address rfisher3@memphis.edu as supplemental materials are required to complete the application process. You are required to submit your portfolios to the Department of Art office in ACB Room 200 ONLY on February 12, between 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM. The day to retrieve portfolios is on March 12. The Art Department is not responsible for portfolios that are not picked up on March 12.

Supplemental Questions
  1. Please upload your resume.
  2. Please provide a personal statement as to why you are applying for this scholarship. Include any pertinent information about financial need, your family situation, and any other special information we should consider. Additionally, provide a list of all applicable extracurricular activities you feel should be considered. Ensure you include involvement with on and off campus organizations which have helped your personal and professional growth.